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Hydrocenidae

Gastropoda - Cycloneritimorpha - Hydrocenidae

Taxonomy
Hydrocenidae was named by Troschel (1856) [m. kosnik taxon no: 5278]. It is extant. Its type is Hydrocena. It is the type family of Hydrocenoidea.

It was assigned to Neritoidea by Beesley (1998); to Neritacea by Kosnik (2002); and to Hydrocenoidea by Bouchet et al. (2005).

Synonyms
Synonymy list
YearName and author
1856Hydrocenidae Troschel
1864Georissinae Blanford
1998Hydrocenidae Beesley p. 701
2002Hydrocenidae Kosnik p. 289
2005Hydrocenidae Bouchet et al. p. 246

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RankNameAuthor
kingdomAnimalia()
Bilateria
EubilateriaAx 1987
Protostomia
Spiralia
Schizocoela
phylumMollusca
RankNameAuthor
classGastropodaCuvier 1797
subclassNeritimorpha
orderCycloneritimorpha
superfamilyHydrocenoideaTroschel 1857
familyHydrocenidaeTroschel 1856
familyHydrocenidaeTroschel 1856

If no rank is listed, the taxon is considered an unranked clade in modern classifications. Ranks may be repeated or presented in the wrong order because authors working on different parts of the classification may disagree about how to rank taxa.

Diagnosis
No diagnoses are available